GRE Word List

ENGAGED

employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict

The meaning of the word engaged is employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict.

Random words

WordMeaning
unprecedentedhaving no previous example; novel; unparalleled
quiescentdormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
fugitivefleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
fatalismbelief that events are determined by forces or fates beyond one's control; ADJ. fatalistic; CF. fatal: causing death
rabidof or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
discursive(of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
animadversioncritical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
defiancerefusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
panacheflair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF. ÀÜ ŸÆ·Ą·Î Ă”À» »©ł»ŽÂ ŒŰŸŸ
voodooreligion practiced chiefly in Haiti